A teen is in hospital after being stabbed at a Newton home on the weekend.
On Sunday (Dec. 11), Surrey RCMP was called to a home near 138 Street and 71 Avenue for a report of a stabbing.
On arrival, Mounties found a 17-year-old male, suffering from a stab wound. He was taken to hospital where he remains in stable, and injuries that are not life-threatening.
Initial investigation has revealed that an altercation occurred between two individuals resulting in the stabbing.
A suspect has been arrested in the act of violence.
The investigation is still in its early stages, but initial indications are that this incident involves parties known to each other.
Anyone with further information who has not already spoken to police is asked to contact Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or, if they wish to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or www.solvecrime.ca.